In a recent episode of the “Degrassi: Next Class,” Lola decides to have an abortion after she discovers she’s pregnant from a one-night stand at a party.
It’s heartening that liberal publications around the country are now an emboldened vanguard against Donald Trump’s misogyny. But the sexism and inequality that allow misogyny to thrive run deep in these same news outlets.
Despite the setback of the 2016 election, pop culture this year was crowded with messages of gender equity, racial justice and social liberation.
These ten shows debuted or premiered new episodes this year, all of which were filled to the brim with feminist goodness.
SNL has reminded me to leave room for laughter and that comedy can be both cathartic and productive.
The mass media has failed to cover Standing Rock. While they were silent, independent and community media stepped up.
The International Women’s Media Foundation is honoring Mabel Cáceres, Stella Paul, Janine di Giovanni and Diane Rehm this year.
Balancing humor with the challenges that the LGBTQ family faces is one of the most satisfying and terrifying challenges I’ve taken up—and I’m committed to it because the LGBTQ community deserves to be seen in games and feel seen when they play them.
We spoke with three of Versailles’ female leads about women in 17th century France and strong female characters.
Research released this week reveals that women still have very far to go in the fight for equality on the small screen.